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Australian Marathon Calendar 2003

Australian Marathon Calendar 2003


DISCLAIMER!Please note that this ancient data has been posted solely for historical interest! Be aware of the potential loss of accuracy outside of CoolRunning control, eg phone numbers listed are no longer accurate.

The current calendar for marathons in Australia is here.

January 2003 
12HOBART MARATHON, TAS
42.2km and 21.1km. Starts 6am. Contact Cameron Gibson via email or phone (03) 6234-9551.
 
March 2003 
8BLUE MOUNTAINS SIX FOOT TRACK MARATHON, NSW
45.0km mountain trail run, 8am start Saturday from Katoomba to Jenolan Caves, Time limit 7 hours, Contact Race Organiser, Six Foot Track Marathon, GPO Box 2473, Sydney NSW 2001 or email raceorganiser@sixfoot.com or check out the website at www.sixfoot.com.
Timed using Champion Chip
 
April 2003 
5ROXBY DOWNS MARATHON & HALF
42.2km, 21.1km and 10km run/walk. Starts 06:30am from Olympic Dam Village to Roxby Central. More information and Entry form from website.
 
13CANBERRA MARATHON
Check webpages at www.coolrunning.com.au/canberramarathon for details. Includes Marathon Eve 10km and 50km Ultramarathon.
 
27BRISBANE LEST WE FORGET MARATHON
Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 8km events. For further details and prior year results, visit the website or phone (07) 3349-1459.
 
June 2003 
1QUEENSLAND MARATHON
=== EVENT IS NOT A MARATHON NOW - JUST A HALF MARATHON ===
21.1km, 10km run/walk. Starts 6.30am from Doomben Racecourse, Nudgee Road, Doomben, Brisbane. Contact Phil Hungerford via email or website or phone (07) 3354-3425
 
8MACLEAY RIVER MARATHON EVENTS, KEMPSEY NSW
42.2km (starts 7am), 21.1km (starts 7:30am), 10km (starts 8am) and 5km (starts 8:30am) from Trial Bay, South West Rocks Contact: Peter Needs or Mary Dunkley via email or phone (02) 6566-6700(wk) or (02) 6566-6795 (h).
 
15TRARALGON MARATHON, VIC
42.2, 21.1 & 10.55km. Starts 8am from Traralgon Tennis Center, Traralgon, Victoria. Contact Rick Mann on (03) 5134 3568 or email or website
 
July 2003 
6GOLD COAST MARATHON
42.2km on the Gold Coast, Queensland. Contact tel : (07) 5564-0640 or this web page.
 
6SEAGRIMS PICHI RICHI MARATHON, SOUTH AUST
Marathon (42.2km) starts 8am from Richardson Crescent. Half Marathon (21.1km) starts 9:30am from Saltia Creek. 10km starts 10.15am from Old Willows Brewery. Contact Alan Finnigan via email or website.
 
27CITIES MARATHON, NSW
42.2km. Starts 6:30am from Sydney Town Hall, George St, Sydney and finishes at the Aquilina Reserve, Blacktown Olympic Venue, on Eastern Rd in Rooty Hill. Contact Mark Gibson via email or phone (02) 9839-6075. More infomation available here , 42km entry form here and 21.1 relay teams here.
 
August 2003 
3BHP BILLITON TOWNSVILLE RUNNING FESTIVAL
42.2km (starts 5:30am), 21.1km (starts 7:10am), 10.5km (starts 8:00am). Starts from Historic Tobruk Pool, The Strand, Townsville. Contact Brian Armit via email or website
 
17JUNEE TO WAGGA MARATHON & RELAY, NSW
42.2km as solo race or relay. Starts at 8am from Junee Council Chambers. Contact Paul Kahlefeldt on email or (02) 6922-5051 (ah) or fax (02) 6921-2512.
 
17ALICE SPRINGS TIO MARATHON
42.2km and 21.1km. Starts 6am from Araluen Arts Centre, Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory. Contact Russell North via email or phone (08) 8952-1524.
 
24THE RIGHT TRACK MUDGEE MARATHON
42.2km. Starts 7:00am from Douro St, Mudgee, NSW. Contact The Right Track (02) 9738-8638 or via email or Website.
 
24SMARTPLAY ADELAIDE 2003 MARATHON FESTIVAL
Marathon, Half & 10Km Walk/Run. Start times are marathon runners 6.45 am, Walkers and > 5hr runners 5.45 am. Half 8.15 am. 10km: 8:15am. Contact SARRC office 10am - 4pm Tues - Friday by phone (08) 8232-7644 or via email or website or South Australian Road Runners, 73 Wakefield St, Adelaide, SA 5000.
 
31SHEPPARTON RUNNERS CLUB MARATHON
10km, 21km and 42km. Starts 8am at Princess Park, Shepparton, Victoria. Contact Steven Trevaskis by email or telephone 0417-508-145.
 
September 2003 
6CHRISTMAS ISLAND MARATHON
Marathon, Half Marathon, Teams Event, Walk. Starts 3.30pm for Marathon and 12noon for the other events from Christmas Island Airport. Contact David Pottage via email or website or telephone (08) 9164-7463 (am) or (08) 9164-7869 (pm).
 
14FLORA SYDNEY MARATHON, HALF & 10KM BRIDGE RUN, NSW
42.2km, 21.1km and 10km. Starts from Miller St, North Sydney and finishes at Homebush - follows approx the same route as the Olympics. Read the info on the CoolRunning Sydney Marathon Page for more details.
Timed using Champion Chip
 
October 2003 
11FITZROY FALLS FIRE TRAIL MARATHON, NSW
Marathon and 10km. Marathon starts 8am, 10km starts 9am from Twin Falls Cottages, Fitzroy Falls. Entry fee $30. Contact Michael Chapman on (02) 9518-9099 or mobile 0419-515-555 or email michael@bonnefinchapman.com.au or race website at www.fitzroyfallsmarathon.com
 
12ASICS MELBOURNE MARATHON
42.2km, 21.1km and 10.4km. Marathon starts 8am at 392-394 Nepean Hwy, Frankston (Lone Star Restaurant), other distances start at Rickett's Point and Middle Brighton Baths. Contact Joe Murphy via web site or email or (03) 9381-4666 or PO Box 148, Brunswick, VIC 3056. There will definitely be no entries on the day.
 
19WARRUMBUNGLE MARATHON, NSW
42.2km, 10km Kangaroo Hop & 50Km Ultramarathon - all events "off road" in this National Park and challenging. Starts from Warrumbungle National Park, 30km West of Coonabarabran, NSW. Contact The Right Track (02) 9738-8638 or via email or Website.
 
19TOOWOOMBA ROAD RUNNERS MARATHON
Marathon (42.2km), Half Marathon (21.1km) and 10km. Starts 6am from USQ ringroad Toowoomba. Contact Di & Glen Benecke by phone (07) 4696-8782 Greg Vincent on (07) 4639-6363 or email.
 
November 2003 
2COASTAL REAL ESTATE PORTLAND 3-BAYS MARATHON
42.2km, 21.1km and 8 person 5k relay. Starts 8.00am from Hanlon Park, Portland, Victoria. Contact: website or Alistair McDonald on email or (03) 5521-7980.
 
23JINDABYNE MARATHON
42.2km. Starts 7:00am from Jindabyne Sports Oval, Park St, Jindabyne, NSW (Snowy Mountains). Contact The Right Track (02) 9738-8638 or via email or Website.
 
December 2003 
7NORTH WEST TRAVEL FUN MARATHON, TAS
42.195km. Starts as per your ability at Otto's Grotto, Dial Street,Ulverstone, TAS 7315. Contact Stuart Richardson by phone (03) 6424-1411 or email.
 

DISCLAIMER!Please note that this ancient data has been posted solely for historical interest! Be aware of the potential loss of accuracy outside of CoolRunning control, eg phone numbers listed are no longer accurate.


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